Birthdays in History in 1965

  • Jan 4 Jergus Baca, Liptovsky Mikulas CZE, IHL defenseman (Team Slovakia 98)
  • Jan 6 Bjorn Lomborg, Danish mathematician
  • Jan 6 Muhammed al-Ahari, American Muslim writer
  • Jan 10 Butch Hartman, American animator
  • Jan 11 Karl Van Calcar, Torrance California, 3k steeplechase
  • Jan 11 Roland Scholten, Dutch Darts Player
  • Jan 12 Biram Dah Abeid, Mauritanian politician, slavery abolitionist advocate, born in Rosso, Trarza
  • Jan 14 Shamil Basayev, Chechen rebel (d. 2006)
  • Jan 14 Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, British chef
  • Jan 21 Jam Master Jay, American disc jockey (d. 2002)
  • Jan 23 Tim Berrett, Tunbridge Wells Engl, Canadian 20k walker (Oly-14-92, 96)
  • Jan 26 Thomas Östros, Swedish politician
  • Jan 31 Bianca Yasmin Salahshourian, Fairfield Conn, Miss Conn-America (1991)
  • Feb 1 Stephanie Marie Elisabeth de Grimaldi, Monte Carlo Monaco, Princess
  • Feb 3 Karlous Marx Shinohamba, Namibian politician
  • Feb 18 Peter Martini, journalist
  • Feb 20 Federica Moro, Carate Brianza Italy, Miss Italy (1982)
  • Feb 22 Dean Karr, American director and photographer
  • Feb 23 Sylvie Guillem, French ballerina (Royal Ballet)

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Feb 23 Michael Dell, American computer manufacturer (Dell Technologies), born in Houston, Texas

Entrepreneur and Founder of Dell Michael Dell
Entrepreneur and Founder of Dell
Michael Dell
  • Feb 23 Robert "Bob" Ferguson, American politician (Democratic Party) and Attorney General of Washington, born in Seattle, Washington
  • Feb 24 Jane Swift, former acting Governor of Massachusetts
  • Mar 2 Lembit Öpik, British politician
  • Mar 3 Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Ethiopian politician and public health authority, born in Asmara, Eritrea
  • Mar 4 Dana Brown, Miss Tenn-America (1991-3rd), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Mar 4 Khaled Hosseini, Afghan author and physician
  • Mar 4 Jonathan Shearer, Scottish castaway
  • Mar 8 Fátima Lopes, Portuguese fashion designer
  • Mar 11 Jesse Jackson, Jr., American politician
  • Mar 21 Xavier Bertrand, French politician
  • Mar 23 Gary Whitehead, American poet
  • Mar 29 Emilios T. Harlaftis, Greek astrophysicist (d. 2005)
  • Mar 29 William Oefelein, American Astronaut
  • Mar 30 Piers Morgan, editor (Daily Mirror)
  • Mar 31 Jean-Christophe Lafaille, French mountaineer (d. 2006)

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Apr 2 Rodney King, African American motorist beaten by LA cops, born in Sacramento, California (d. 2012)

Victim of Police Violence Rodney King
Victim of Police Violence
Rodney King
  • Apr 7 Alison Lapper, British artist
  • Apr 9 Jeff Zucker, American television executive
  • Apr 9 Jay Wesley Neill, American convicted murderer (d. 2002)
  • Apr 13 Patricio Pouchulu, Argentinean architect
  • Apr 15 Soichi Noguchi, astronaut, born in Yokohama, Japan
  • Apr 17 Yoshiki Kuroda, Japanese urban planner
  • Apr 18 Rob Stenders, Dutch radio discjockey
  • Apr 20 Kostas Hatzidakis, Greek politician
  • Apr 20 Adrian Fernández, Mexican racing driver
  • Apr 21 Fiona Kelleghan, American academic and critic
  • May 9 Ken Nomura, Japanese racing driver
  • May 13 José Antonio Delgado, Venezuelan mountain climber (d. 2006)
  • May 13 Natalie Massenet, entrepreneur and founder of Net-a-Porter, born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 14 Eoin Colfer, Irish writer
  • May 17 Richard Baumhammers, American spree killer

  • May 24 Shinichiro Watanabe, Japanese anime director
  • Jun 2 Jim Knipfel, American autobiographer and journa
  • Jun 3 Suzan Kaminga, bodybuilder, born in Austin, Texas
  • Jun 7 Damien Hirst, English artist
  • Jun 8 Robert Platus, American lip syncher (Milli Vanilli-Girl You Know This), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 9 Michelle Francis Bird, campaigner
  • Jun 11 Manuel Uribe Garza, morbidly obese Mexican
  • Jun 13 Infanta Cristina, Duchess of Palma de Mallorca
  • Jun 15 Annelies Bredael, Belgian rower
  • Jun 15 Adam Smith, American politician (D-Wash), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Jun 19 Luc Donckerwolke, Belgian car designer
  • Jun 21 Yang Liwei, Chinese astronaut
  • Jun 23 Dawn Whiteham, bodybuilder (Penthouse Nov 1995), born in New London, Connecticut
  • Jun 23 Barbara Lufthansa Herzog, born during Lufthansa Frankfurt-NY flight
  • Jul 4 Jo Whiley, English radio DJ
  • Jul 9 Jason Rhoades, American installation artist (d. 2006)
  • Jul 10 Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark
  • Jul 15 David Miliband, British politician
  • Jul 19 Evelyn Glennie, Scottish percussionist
  • Jul 21 Mike Bordick, Marquette MI, infielder (Oakland A's)
  • Jul 25 Torey Lovullo, infielder (Oakland A's), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Jul 29 Chang-Rae Lee, Korean-born author

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 31 J. K. Rowling, English writer (Harry Potter novels), born in Yate, Gloucestershire

Novelist J. K. Rowling
Novelist
J. K. Rowling
  • Aug 4 Dennis Lehane, American crime writer
  • Aug 4 Fredrik Reinfeldt, Swedish politician
  • Aug 8 Kate Langbroek, Australian media personality
  • Aug 11 Shinji Mikami, Japanese video game designer (Resident Evil)
  • Aug 14 Lynette Falls, Miss NJ-America-1991, born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Aug 15 Rob Thomas, American writer
  • Aug 28 James Jagger, son of Mick Jagger & Jerry Hall
  • Sep 5 Christopher Nolan, Irish handicapped writer (Under Eye of Clock), born in Mullingar, Ireland (d. 2009)
  • Sep 5 César Rincón, Colombian matador, born in Bogotá, Colombia
  • Sep 11 John Schofield, journalist

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Sep 11 Bashar al-Assad, President of Syria (2000-present), born in Damascus, Syria

President of Syria Bashar al-Assad
President of Syria
Bashar al-Assad
  • Sep 13 Annie Duke, American poker player

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 14 Dmitry Medvedev, Russian politician (President and Prime Minister of Russia), born in Leningrad, Soviet Union

Russian politician Dmitry Medvedev
Russian politician
Dmitry Medvedev
  • Sep 17 Yuji Naka, Japanese video game programmer
  • Sep 27 Alexis Stewart, American radio personality
  • Sep 27 Bernard Lord, Premier of New Brunswick
  • Sep 28 Joel Rane, author (Step on Up)
  • Oct 1 Chris Reason, Australian journalist
  • Oct 4 "Stuttering John" Melendez, interviewer (Howard Stern Show)
  • Oct 6 Jim "Razor" Sharp, American rodeo rider (Las Vegas 1988), Kermit, Texas
  • Oct 10 Clive Jones, British engineer
  • Oct 10 Steve Scalise, American politician
  • Oct 12 Scott O'Grady, American military officer
  • Oct 14 Jüri Jaanson, Estonian rower
  • Oct 19 Maria Lee Ostapiej, La Mess California, Miss Calif-America (1991)
  • Oct 23 Augusten Burroughs, American writer
  • Oct 24 Kyriakos Velopoulos, Greek politician
  • Oct 28 Luigi Miraglia, Italian Latinist
  • Nov 5 Kubrat, Prince of Panagiurishte, titular Bulgarian royal family
  • Nov 10 Eddie Irvine, Northern Irish race car driver
  • Nov 11 Brian Wilson, American murderer (FBI Most Wanted List), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 23 Jennifer Michael Hecht, American poet and historian
  • Nov 28 Erwin Mortier, Belgian author
  • Nov 30 Lee Klein, American Writer
  • Nov 30 Prince Akishino of Japan
  • Dec 2 Karrie Mitchell, Arvada Colorado, Miss Colorado-America (1991-top 10)
  • Dec 3 Andrew Stanton, American animator
  • Dec 9 Vecepia Towery, American Survivor contestant
  • Dec 13 Stacy Sunny, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in San Bernardino, California
  • Dec 13 Marko Mäetamm, Estonian artist
  • Dec 16 Cynthia Lynne White, Miss Oklahoma-America (1991-top 10), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Dec 16 Melanie Sloan, American attorney
  • Dec 27 Chris Mainwaring, Australian rules footballer (d. 2007)
  • Dec 28 Martine Robine, newspaper writer/Miss Junior Miss-France (1984)
  • Dec 28 Mary Waddell Gainey, Hartsville SC, Miss SC-America (1991-2nd)
  • Dec 30 Heidi Fleiss, American madam
  • Dec 31 Julie Doucet, Canadian underground cartoonist
  • Dec 31 Nicholas Sparks, American author (The Notebook), born in Omaha, Nebraska